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South Carolina DMV Permit Practice Test 8 2019

(From the 2019 South Carolina Driver's Manual)
Number of tests: 8
Number of questions: 30
Passing score: 80

Directions: When applying for South Carolina Driver's license, applicants must take and successfully pass a knowledge exam. The South Carolina Knowledge exam consists of 30 questions. You must score 80% to pass that exam. The following questions are based on the details provided in the South Carolina Driver License Manual. Please study the manual before taking the test. If you need additional information, please contact your local DMV office. You can find your nearest DMV office at South Carolina DMV locations.

You have made 2 errors so far.
1. If an emergency vehicle with flashing lights is traveling in the area you are driving, you should:
  • Make every effort to give them a clear path of travel.

  • Signal the emergency vehicle when it is clear to pass you.

  • Speed up.

  • Stop your vehicle in the lane you are traveling and prevent them from passing.

2. The proper method of steering is:
  • Both hands placed on the outside of the steering wheel on opposite sides.

  • All of the above.

  • Use a firm but gentle grip on the steering wheel using your fingers and not your palms.

3. Motorcycles, scooters, and mopeds are not easy to see; therefore, you should:
  • Make constant visual checks

  • Share a lane with motorcycles

  • Slow down when driving

4. You are driving on a road with two or more lanes traveling in the same direction. You should:
  • Drive in the left lane except to pass.

  • Drive in any lane.

  • Drive in the right lane except to pass.

5. Which of the following is against the law and is punishable by imprisonment and / or fines?
  • Driving barefooted.

  • Steering with one hand.

  • Speeding.

6. A motorist making a left turn at an intersection should yield the right-of-way to a bicyclist entering the intersection from the opposite direction.
  • True

  • False